Proven Success with over 4 decades of satisfied clients with all types of breeds and temperments
RICK'S PROFESSIONAL DOG TRAINING HISTORY AND CREDENTIALS
• Universal K-9 Security Inc., 1969 to 1976, part owner and Director of Training, Brooklyn and Long Island, New York, and St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands.
• K-9 Patrol Dogs, Inc., 1976 to 1979, Director of Training and Students, Yonkers, New York.
• Robins-Royce Kennels and Training Centers, 1979 to 1981, Director of Training, Vocational Teacher, New York State, OVR & VA, approved Secondary Education Course in Dog Training and Kennel Management. (Teaching included all phases of dog training, behavior modification, K-9 parasitology and kennel management.) Long Island, New York
• Rick Robins School for Dogs, 1981 to present, Tuckerton, New Jersey.
• Robinswood Kennels, 1985 to present, a licensed boarding, breeding, training kennel, Tuckerton, New Jersey.
• Detector Dogs International Inc., 1988 to 1992, a New Jersey State licensed (#3988) Private Detective Agency.
II. New Jersey State Certified Animal Control Officer, License #378
• Little Egg Harbor Township, 1985 to 1992.
• Tuckerton Borough, 1986 to 1993.
III. Professional Associations and Certifications:
United States Professional Dog Trainers Association.
• Advisory Board Member.
• Certified Master Trainer - All Phases.
American Federation of Professional Dog Trainers.
• Certified Master Trainer.
North American Police Work Dog Association
• Past Member
• Certified Master Police Dog Trainer
IV. Dog Related Memberships:
• Uber Alus Schutzhund Club.
• Giant Schnauzer Club of America.
• Giant Schnauzer Fanciers Club.
VI. My Experience Includes:
• Tracking, search and rescue, search and seizure.
• Narcotics, explosives, and chemical detection.
• Scent discrimination.
• Police and military dog training, including all phases of obedience, attack and guard training
Personal dog trainer for:
• Cameron Douglas -Aspiring young movie star
• Tony Munafo - Executive Producer for Sylvester Stallone
• Teddy Pendergrast - Recording Star
• Michael McCary - Boyz II Men
• Kerry Kittles - NJ Nets
• Keith Van Horn - NJ Nets
• Pinklon Thomas Former - World Heavyweight Champion
• Dana Lewis - Baltimore Bullets
• Jayson Williams - NJ Nets Boys II Men
• Bobby Rydell
• Elizabeth Johnson of Johnson & Johnson V.
Police Departments and Municipal Agencies:
• Bayou La Batre, Alabama PD
• Moss Point, Mississippi PD
• Jackson, Mississippi PD
• Mercer County, Pennsylvania, Narcotics Unit
• Long Island Railroad, New York
• Starrett City, New York
• New York City Transit Authority
• Suffolk County Schools, New York
• St. Thomas, U. S. V. I. Schools
• Lower Cape May Regional Schools, New Jersey
• Little Egg Harbor Township Police Department, New Jersey
• Tuckerton Police Department, New Jersey
• Kuwait National Guard (Advisor)
VII. My work has been featured on television and has appeared in many major news publications.
I have trained dogs for the movies: Blades and Ms 45.
During the above described periods, I have trained or have been directly responsible for the training of, or provided services for:
• 15,000 dogs
• 250 students to become professional dog trainers
Private Industry: Hess Oil Refineries, St. Croix, U.S.V.I IBI Security Service Royal Detective Agency Wakefield Security Service Wade Detective Agency Styles Investigative Service St. Regis Paper Company Griffin Marine Fleet Narcotics Detection Various Department Stores Car Dealers Warehouses VI. My Experience Includes: Tracking, search and rescue, search and seizure. Narcotics, explosives, and chemical detection. Scent discrimination. Police and military dog training, including all phases of obedience, attack and guard training VII. My work has been featured on television and has appeared in many major news publications. I have trained dogs for the movies: Blades and Ms 45.